Child beater spared jail after trying to meet a child for sex!
This is Michael Ward, a child beater from the Heaton/Byker area who hit a child after the child bumped into him by accident when Michael was playing on a games console.
Whilst on a suspended sentence for the offence, he tried to meet a child following sexual grooming, saying he would take her to a hotel and have sex with her.
When confronted, Michael stated he gets voices in his head and said he wanted to stab us.
He was sentenced (on Oct 30th) to:
– 6 months imprisonment, suspended for 2 years.
– 7 years on sex offenders register.
– 7 years SHPO (Sexual Harm Prevention Order).